Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 9 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 15.87% 15.38% 12.31%
As % of the Vendors category 47.62% 40.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Bridgend median annual salary £22,000 £24,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% -25.76% +67.09%
10th Percentile £16,000 £23,050 £23,475
90th Percentile £35,000 £33,950 £41,250
South Wales median annual salary £36,500 £34,625 £33,000
% change year-on-year +5.42% +4.92% -5.71%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bridgend.

All Vendors
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 21 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 33.33% 38.46% 33.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 17
Bridgend median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +52.17%
10th Percentile £16,600 £23,175 £26,550
90th Percentile £61,750 £42,000 £40,650
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% +4.29%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bridgend

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bridgend over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) CGI
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CGI
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) COM
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow